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एक अध्बुध कलाकार, एक अध्बुध जीवन

कुछ दिन पहले ही मैं एक दुखद खबर से वाकिफ हुआ- अभिनेता टॉम आल्टर नहीं रहे। कुछ क्षण के लिए मानो समय रुक गया हो। मुझे ‘द ब्लू आइड साहेब’ से मिलने का मौका तो नसीब नहीं हुआ लेकिन उनके कुछ ज़बरदस्त कार्यक्रम देखने का मौका ज़रूर मिला। दूरदर्शन पर प्रसारित कई कार्यक्रमों से टॉम साहेब जुड़े रहे। 1997 मे ‘शक्तिमान’ धारावाहिक के  ‘महागुरु’ के किरदार से बच्चा-बच्चा वाकिफ है। टॉम साहेब का यह किरदार

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Judwa 2 Review: Watch Varun Dhawan Trying His Best To Pass As Salman Khan

  Director: David Dhawan Actors: Varun Dhawan, Tapsee Panu, Jacquline Fernandez, Johny Lever, Rajpal Yadav, Salman Khan (cameo) Stars: ** (2)   ‘Identical Twins’ ‘Whistleblower Parents’ ‘Tragic Separation Of Twin Siblings’ ‘Growing Up With Different Personalities’ ‘Twins Face-off’ ‘Confusion for Identity’ ‘Whatsapp Jokes & Slapstick Comedy’ Yes, you guessed it right we are talking about Salman Khan’s yesteryears hit comedy ‘Judwa’, and the reprised version with Varun Dhawan is no different. It’s so confident with

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Why Newton, India’s Oscar Nomination Film Isn’t A Copy Of Secret Ballot?

Newton, a rare film that shined in Bollywood for its sheer honesty and portrayal of an honest polling officer, committed to his duties and values. Earlier in the year, the film won numerous awards at British International Film Festival (BAFTA) and was highly anticipated. It opened up to great reviews, and especially Rajkumar Rao was praised for its brilliant acting. But… The game changed when it was announced that Newton would be the official entry

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Bhoomi: Sanjay Dutt Shines In A Half Baked Revenge Drama

 Director: Omung Kumar Actors: Sanjay Dutt, Aditi Rao Haydri Rating: *** (3/5) “Save the Water, Save the daughter”   When Bollywood decided that the bigger problem is not to save the water but the need of the hour is to protect our daughters, we get Bhoomi. The new outing by award-winning director ‘Omung Kumar’, known for directing biopics like Mary Kom and Sarbhjit, brings us a tale of the revenge drama, woven around a father-daughter

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La La Land: Movie Review

Film: La La Land. Cast: Ryan Gosling , Emma Stone & John Legend. Directed by: Damien Chazelle. Introduction:  Ladies & Gentleman, Damien is the one who made whiplash last year. Yes! The same film that was questioned by some, appreciated by the others. What makes this film stand out is the fact that it’s completely different from the director’s previous work. Unlike our folks who love the concept of ctrl c plus ctrl v. Plot:

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Udta Punjab – ALL HYPE AND NO SHOW

Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt, Daljit & Satish Kaushik. Produced by: Alt Ent & Phantom Directed by: Abhishek Chaubey. First take: Did the publicity help the film? Yes! It did. Morning shows for an anurag kashyap film was housefull. Journalists made a beeline outside, waiting for the feedback. Police was called in to manage any threat. The problem of course was the threat inside the cinema halls. The threat called ‘mediocrity’. Story:

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Reminiscing Ray – Finest Indian Filmmaker of All Time

Born on May 2 1921, to Sukumar Ray and Suprabha Ray, Satyajit Ray is regarded as one of the greatest Indian filmmakers of the 20th century; often referred to as the Bergman of Bengal. Birth and Early Life Ray was born to a distinguished family of artists, litterateurs, musicians, scientists and physicians. His grandfather Upendra Kishore was an innovator, a writer of children’s story books (popular to this day), an illustrator and a musician. His

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Kapoor & Sons – a cheesy family portrait

Kapoor & Sons – If this is what we call “-Dysfunctional Family” then would prefer this Venkataraman & Son (estd 2006)???? Imagine the sight of the nilgiris toy train zipping through its journey from the plainlands to the hills- the steamy start, the huff and puff as it starts leaving behind all signs of habitation and slowly chugs away into the wilderness, the glory of the nature, hooting intermittently as it meanders its way through

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The Untold Story: Dhoni’s Biopic and what his fans want in it.

What is common between George Best, Cristiano Ronaldo and Mahendra Singh Dhoni? Besides all of them being legends in their sport they have all played a crucial role in making the number 7 a mythological shirt number in the world of sports. Outside the world of sports, the number 7 has a rich historic significance with many meanings that contribute to making the number loaded with references in the world of sports. There have been

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Rajkahini: Freedom will Fight Independence

Movie Review: Rajkahini: Freedom will Fight Independence Director: Srijit Mukherji Cast: Rituparna Sengupta, Saswata Chatterjee, Rudranil Ghosh, Zoya Ahsan, Jishu Sengupta and Abir Chatterjee One of the most defining moments of the 20th century in India was the partition of the British India into the Dominion of Pakistan and the Union of India (later Republic of India) in 1947. The aftermath of partition witnessed the terrifying outbreak of sectarian violence between the Hindus and the

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